Favourites

Links to Other Progressive Organizations

Broad information over several issues

https://www.thetyee.ca/

the Tyee

on-line news website, BC based, covering national issues

https://www.policyalternatives.ca/

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

a centre-left think tank, worth joining for their “Monitor” publication
http://www.broadbentinstitute.ca/

Broadbent Institute

another centre-left think tank – it has a bi-weekly email newsletter

Direct Party and Representative Voting

Economic and Financial Issues


http://www.publicbankinginstitute.org

Public Banking Institute

American organization promoting establishment of public banks, similar to our Bank of Canada, which is publicly owned by all Canadians!Basic Annual Income,  Negative Income Tax,  Mincome

http://www.basicincomecanada.org

Basic Income Canada Network

National Canadian organization promoting cause of a national Basic Income. Hosts many good articles, among others concerning Ontario’s new Pilot Project.

 

Climate and Environmental issues Foreign Policy, War, and Peace


http://www.dprvoting.org/

Direct Party and Representative Voting

British website promoting a system similar to SMPP. This website explains how special Parliamentary situations (e.g. Free Votes) can be handled.
http://www.fairvote.ca/

FairVoteCanada

The primary organization leading the fight for proportional representation in Canada

http://www.electoralalliance.ca/

Canadian Electoral Alliance

http://www.canadians.org/

Council of Canadians

cross-country organization of progressive Canadians
http://www.leadnow.ca/

Lead Now

a leading coordinator of groups across Canada concerned with rescuing our democracy
http://www.democracy watch.ca/

Democracy Watch


http://www.comer.org/

COMER- Committee on Monetary and Economic Reform

Canadian group advocating “renaissance” of the publicly owned
Bank of Canada
as a lending source for the Federal and Provincial governments, to avoid wasteful interest payments.

https://ccc4mr.wordpress.com/

Canadian Citizens Coalition for Monetary Reform

Changing the way money is created to serve society
We are a non-partisan coalition of organizations and
all concerned citizens from across Canada, campaigning to change the
way money is created in our country.
http://internationalmoneyreform.org/

International Movement for Monetary Reform

a global movement to democratise money so that it works for society and not against it.

https://www.sumofus.org/

SumOfUs

a movement of consumers, workers and shareholders speaking with one voice to counterbalance the growing power of large corporations.
http://positivemoney.org/

Positive Money

British organization. Positive Money is a movement for a fair, democratic and sustainable money system.

https://www.ontario.ca/page/finding-better-way-basic-income-pilot-project-ontario

Ontario Government Basic Income Project

Senator Hugh Segal’s report to the Ontario Government
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/1970s-manitoba-poverty-experiment-called-a-success-1.868562/

CBC Manitoba article

CBC article summarizing results of Dauphin Man, Mincome plan of 1970s

http://www.livableincome.org/reports.htm

Dauphin Mincome report

full report summarizing results of Dauphin Manitoba Mincome experiment, 40 years later!

http://www.livableincome.org/

Livable4All

Victoria BC anti poverty group. Website has many articles.
http://basicincome.org/

Basic Income Earth Network

Basic Income Earth founded in 1986 to serve as a link between individuals and groups interested in basic income issues- hosts lots of good articles

https://350.org/

350.org

global movement primarily, but not solely, concerned with climate change and the global environment

http://canadianpeace.org/

Canadian Peace Alliance

Canadian Peace group active since 1949.